may stall but instead of stalling for two to three days, it may be more in the order of 12 to 24 hours. >> reporter: there's been a run on supplies at hardware and grocery stores. now with refringe raters stocked and -- refrigerators stocked and shovels at ready everyone is advised to go home hunker down and ride it out. and here in boston they are expecting the worst of the storm later this evening into saturday morning. and we are talking about the possibility of seeing some 2 to 3 inches of snowfall per hour. also, along the coastline, very high winds, 75 miles per hour and then there's always that risk of flooding. live in boston, now back to you. of course the storm is causing delays and we want to work for you and let you know about them. baltimore county hereford zone, howard county and harford county are on a two-hour delay. as delays and cancellations come in, we will update you on air and online but through twitter and facebook.